Every single time India wins a cricket match, it is the heart of the fans that dances. The Indian team playing in their homeland or overseas, every moment is precious for the die-hard fans of the team around the world.
Indian cricket has got tremendous success in every format of cricket. You can say that Test, ODI, and T20, in all these formats India have dominated the crease. Remember the time of Indian cricket in the 90s era, when the situation for the team was not decent. But Sourav Ganguly took the team out of the situated through his management and leadership. India never had to turn back since then. MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, and Rohit Sharma added more charm to the India team for the fans. All these great captains have given India some memorable wins against some of the brightest cricket team of the world. Have a read into those wins!
Indian winning against Windies in World Cup 1983
A win India will remember generation after generation. India led by young Kapil Dev played and won against the mighty team of West Indies. This win shocked the world; however, the scene was different in India. The happiness of people knew no bounds. Both the team played the final match of the World Cup in the Lord’s Cricket Ground on 25th June 1983. People know it as the greatest victory in India.
Indian winning against Australia in Adelaide Oval Test, 2003
Can you remember the Australian team in the late 80s and then in the 90s and early 2000s? Okay, even now, they are one of the strongest cricket teams. However, fans remember the memorable win of the Indian team in the Adelaide Oval Test during 2003. India won that Test match on Australian ground. We can put another star for this on Indian hat. If the fans remember, the credit of that win goes to Rahul Dravid and his 72 runs. Fans call him “The Wall” for this reason.
Indian winning T20I World Cup 2007 Inaugural Season
The Indian team took the T20 World Cup home with them before they took away the 50-over World Cup in 2011. It was a moment, which the fans could never forget. India defeated their arch-rivals Pakistan team in the final and took away the cup. MS Dhoni was leading the team. For the Indian cricket fans, it was the icing on the cake.
Indian winning World Cup 2011, 50-over format
No one was sitting on their couch when India was playing the final match of World Cup 2011 against Sri Lanka. Or maybe the fans were sitting tightly on their couches, without stirring a bit. Who knows? The point is the team of MS Dhoni brought the cup to the homeland after a gap of 23 years. Any Indian fan reading this can feel the rush of excitement still now.
Indian winning against England in Natwest series 2002
Another big win for the Indian cricket team to remember! Fans credit Mohammad Kaif and Yuvraj Singh for this win. No doubt, we credit them too. Can we forget Dada taking off his shirt and waving in happiness in Lord’s?